Sonoran seedling photo SonoranJuly2013270a_zps96266184.jpg
Seedling emerging after summer rain, Sonoran Desert, Southern Arizona

One seed sprouts—
a weary farmer
sleeps the night.

Text and photo © 2013 by Magical Mystical Teacher
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Posted on July 25, 2013, in Arizona, haiku, Haiku Heights, I Heart Macro, Macro Monday 2, Messy Little Details, Shine the Divine, Sonoran Desert, Southern Arizona and tagged , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 21 Comments.

  1. This haiku tells a whole story. Great one!

  2. That’s a lovely shot of the seedling.

  3. The farmer will finally get to enjoy the fruit of his labor. A fantastic haiku!

  4. I hope this isn’t farmer Jack with his magic bean! Nicely done.

  5. that must always be a blessed relief for farmers!

  6. HE could and should be happy! Nicely MMT!


  7. That is very beautifully put MMT 🙂 The relief of the farmer and his hardwork is something we never stop to consider…

  8. Farmers (and eaters) live or die by the weather don’t they. Tough life! (Love the ant in your photo)

  9. A joyous time for the farmer, much relief to see his soil bearing fruits of his hard labour!! This happy man will sink in deep sleep indeed!!

  10. You have woven a story in just few words . Loved it .

  11. Wow, what a fantastic closeup.

  12. Oh I love the grains of sand!

  13. Love the haiku and photo…great detail …

  14. Great image and haiku pairing.

  15. This is absolutely brilliant, feels like growth in action


  16. so beautiful… in every way! Thanks for sharing the love up-close with I Heart Macro:-)

  17. carolynphillipsuk

    An amazing photograph and profound haiku. Thanks for sharing.

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